3D Patterns and The Sugar Lab

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

It is Pattern Industry Month here at Pattern Observer, in honor of our 2013 Pattern Industry Survey. If you haven’t had a chance to fill out the survey…

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Behind the scenes at milleneufcentquatrevingtquatre

Tuesday, April 9, 2013

– Interview by Chelsea Densmore Today we are excited to share an interview with Amélie Charroin and Marie Colin-Madan, the design duo behind the French scarf label milleneufcentquatrevingtquatre. Amélie…

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Thursday, March 28, 2013

  * images (top-left, bottom-right, and middle): LeeAnn’s Zentangle-ing, (top-right, bottom-left): Lisa Rene Aguilera One of the wonderful aspects of teaching virtual workshops is that I get to…

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Interview with Amy Voloshin of Dots Per Inch

Monday, February 11, 2013

Amy Voloshin is the creative director of PF Vintage and Printfresh Studio, based in Philadelphia, and we are lucky to have scored an interview with her to share with you today! Recently…

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Designer Interview: Sarah Stevenson

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

(Sarah Stevenson’s work featured in Plaid Magazine) Sarah Stevenson is the textile and clothing designer behind Sarah Stevenson Design, a beautiful line of luxury womenswear based in Canada….

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Q&A with Kim Kight, Author of The Field Guide to Fabric Design

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Over the weekend I had the pleasure of interviewing Kim Kight from Trueup.net (website now defunct.) In this interview we discuss her new book, The Field Guide to Fabric Design,…

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Artist Interview: Amira Mednick

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

I love, love, love Amira Mednick’s beautiful work! She uses color and texture in such a brilliant way and when I saw her pieces on Big Things I was just…

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Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Designers Claudia Brown and Jessie Whipple Vickery, from Pattern People, have recently released a fabulous ebook entitled: “Pattern Design & Beyond: An Insider’s Guide to Creating and Managing…

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